The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Cheshire / Macclesfield
Rank 10 6 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 28.85% 34.78% 21.26%
As % of the Vendors category 53.57% 70.59% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 27
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -47.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £47,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Macclesfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 28 34 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 53.85% 49.28% 37.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 40
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Macclesfield.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Macclesfield over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
3 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 14 (40.00%) MySQL
5 13 (37.14%) CSS
5 13 (37.14%) C#
5 13 (37.14%) HTML
5 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (37.14%) MVC
5 13 (37.14%) jQuery
6 12 (34.29%) .NET
6 12 (34.29%) Windows
7 11 (31.43%) SQL
8 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 10 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
10 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (17.14%) Office 365
11 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (14.29%) MCSA
11 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.43%) MCSE
12 4 (11.43%) Symantec
12 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (11.43%) Replication
12 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) NAS
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (40.00%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Graduate
2 10 (28.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Graduate C# Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Junior
2 10 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Junior C# Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) CSS
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
1 13 (37.14%) jQuery
2 12 (34.29%) .NET
3 10 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.57%) Ajax
4 3 (8.57%) CSS3
4 3 (8.57%) HTML5
5 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) MVC
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) SDLC
2 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
3 3 (8.57%) Scrum
3 3 (8.57%) Web Development
4 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) ETL
4 2 (5.71%) ETL Development
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) C#
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) MCSA
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (8.57%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Symantec
2 3 (8.57%) Apple
2 3 (8.57%) Citrix
3 2 (5.71%) Wyse
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) NetApp
4 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
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